Agronomy Associate in Applied Science

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program has articulation agreements with Iowa State University, Illinois State University, & Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, but is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.

First YearCredits
FallSpring
FALL SEMESTER
AGR 1000 Introduction To Field Crop Science4  
AGR 1002 Intro Agriculture Mechanics3  
AGR 1200 Introduction To Agricultural Business Management3  
AGR 1202 Intro To Agricultural Industry2  
ENG 1205 Writ Comm Skills for Bus Ind & Tech (is preferred unless transferring)
or ENG 1001 English Composition I
3  
SPRING SEMESTER
AGR 1001 Introductory Agricultural Economics  3
AGR 1206 Intro To Precision Agriculture  4
AGR 1217 Soil Fertility and Fertilizers  3
MTH 1206 Technical Mathematics I (is preferred unless transferring*)  3
SPH 1204 Oral Communication Skills for Business, Industry & Technology
or SPH 1001 Fundamentals of Speech
  3
Year Total: 15 16
 
Second YearCredits
FallSpring
FALL SEMESTER
AGR 1005 Introductory Soil Science4  
AGR 1209 Crop Production and Management3  
AGR 1212 Agriculture Sales3  
AGR 1218 Crop Pest Management3  
AAS General Education course3  
SPRING SEMESTER
AGR 1004 Microcomputer Applications in Agri  3
AGR 1213 Agricultural Internship  3
AGR 1214 Agricultural Internship Seminar  1
Agricultural Elective (see below)  3
AAS General Education course  3
Year Total: 16 13
 
Total Credit Hours:  60

Agricultural Elective: Any course from the following prefixes: AGR, ACT, BUL, BUS, ELE, IMT, MET, WLD

*Alternate options for MTH 1206: MTH 1000, MTH 1003, MTH 1004, MTH 1005, MTH 1006, MTH 1007, MTH 1008, MTH 1010,  MTH 2001

Refer to the General Education for Associate in Applied Science list for options to fulfill the AAS General Education courses

For additional information, contact any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or program co-coordinators willard_mott@ivcc.edu, (815) 224-0413, or kathryn_seebruck@ivcc.edu. (815) 224-0495

10/2020